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Sixth Army (Japan)

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The was an army of the Imperial Japanese Army initially based in Manchukuo as a garrison force under the overall command of the Kwantung Army. [1]

30 relations: Battles of Khalkhin Gol, Changsha, China Expeditionary Army, Corps, Empire of Japan, Fortification, Garrison, Hailar District, Hangzhou, Imperial Japanese Army, Infantry, Inner Mongolia, Kwantung Army, Manchukuo, Minoru Sasaki, Operation Ichi-Go, Red Army, Second Sino-Japanese War, Seiichi Kita, Soviet Union, Surrender of Japan, Takeshi Mori (commander), Teizo Ishiguro, Type 95 Ha-Go light tank, World War II, Wuhan, Zhejiang, 133rd Division (Imperial Japanese Army), 23rd Division (Imperial Japanese Army), 70th Division (Imperial Japanese Army).

Battles of Khalkhin Gol

The Battles of Khalkhyn Gol were the decisive engagements of the undeclared Soviet–Japanese border conflicts fought among the Soviet Union, Mongolia, Japan and Manchukuo in 1939.

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Changsha

Changsha is the capital and most populous city of Hunan province in the south central part of the People's Republic of China.

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China Expeditionary Army

The was an army group of the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War and World War II.

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Corps

Corps (plural corps; via French, from the Latin corpus "body") is a term used for several different kinds of organisation.

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Empire of Japan

The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

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Fortification

A fortification is a military construction or building designed for the defense of territories in warfare; and is also used to solidify rule in a region during peacetime.

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Garrison

Garrison (various spellings) (from the French garnison, itself from the verb garnir, "to equip") is the collective term for a body of troops stationed in a particular location, originally to guard it, but now often simply using it as a home base.

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Hailar District

Hailar District is an urban district that serves as the seat of the prefecture-level city Hulunbuir in northeastern Inner Mongolia, China.

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Hangzhou

Hangzhou (Mandarin:; local dialect: /ɦɑŋ tseɪ/) formerly romanized as Hangchow, is the capital and most populous city of Zhejiang Province in East China.

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Imperial Japanese Army

The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.

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Infantry

Infantry is the branch of an army that engages in military combat on foot, distinguished from cavalry, artillery, and tank forces.

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Inner Mongolia

Inner Mongolia, officially the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region or Nei Mongol Autonomous Region (Ѳвѳр Монголын Ѳѳртѳѳ Засах Орон in Mongolian Cyrillic), is one of the autonomous regions of China, located in the north of the country.

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Kwantung Army

The Kwantung Army was an army group of the Imperial Japanese Army in the first half of the 20th century.

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Manchukuo

Manchukuo was a puppet state of the Empire of Japan in Northeast China and Inner Mongolia from 1932 until 1945.

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Minoru Sasaki

sometimes referred to as Noburo Sasaki, was a commander in the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.

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Operation Ichi-Go

Operation Ichi-Go (一号作戦 Ichi-gō Sakusen, lit. "Operation Number One") was a campaign of a series of major battles between the Imperial Japanese Army forces and the National Revolutionary Army of the Republic of China, fought from April to December 1944.

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Red Army

The Workers' and Peasants' Red Army (Рабоче-крестьянская Красная армия (РККА), Raboche-krest'yanskaya Krasnaya armiya (RKKA), frequently shortened in Russian to Красная aрмия (КА), Krasnaya armiya (KA), in English: Red Army, also in critical literature and folklore of that epoch – Red Horde, Army of Work) was the army and the air force of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, and, after 1922, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

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Second Sino-Japanese War

The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan from July 7, 1937, to September 2, 1945.

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Seiichi Kita

was a Lieutenant-General in the Imperial Japanese Army, who commanded the Japanese First Area Army from September 1944 until the end of World War II.

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Soviet Union

The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.

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Surrender of Japan

The surrender of Imperial Japan was announced on August 15 and formally signed on September 2, 1945, bringing the hostilities of World War II to a close.

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Takeshi Mori (commander)

Lieutenant General commanded the Japanese Empire's First Imperial Guards Division at the very end of World War II.

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Teizo Ishiguro

Ishiguro Teizo (石黒貞蔵) (October 15, 1887 – January 8, 1950), was a Lieutenant-General in the Imperial Japanese Army of military personnel commanding first the 6th Army in 1943 and then the 29th Army in Malaya until the end of the war.

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Type 95 Ha-Go light tank

The (also known as the Ke-Go) was a light tank used by the Empire of Japan's military in combat-operations during the Second Sino-Japanese War, at Nomonhan against the Soviet Union, and in the Second World War.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Wuhan

Wuhan is the capital of Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

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Zhejiang

, formerly romanized as Chekiang, is an eastern coastal province of China.

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133rd Division (Imperial Japanese Army)

The was an infantry division of the Imperial Japanese Army.

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23rd Division (Imperial Japanese Army)

The was an infantry division in the Imperial Japanese Army.

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70th Division (Imperial Japanese Army)

The was an infantry division in the Imperial Japanese Army.

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6th Army (Japan), Japanese Sixth Army.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sixth_Army_(Japan)

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